Emmet Koran Culpepper Jr.

Male, #35084, (28 Feb 1918 - 10 Dec 1980)
Father*Emmet Koran Culpepper (27 Nov 1879 - 27 Dec 1967)
Mother*Leona Elizabeth Miller (28 Nov 1889 - 19 Nov 1968)
Birth*28 Feb 1918 Emmet was born at Lone Oak, Meriwether Co., Georgia, on 28 Feb 1918.1 
1930 Census1 Apr 1930 Emmet was listed as a son in Emmet Koran Culpepper's household on the 1930 Census at Atlanta, Fulton Co., Georgia.2 
Marriage*23 May 1936 He married Alma Mayne Edwards at Arlington, Calhoun Co., Georgia, on 23 May 1936 at age 18. 
Birth of Son11 Jun 1938 His son Emmet Koran Culpepper III was born on 11 Jun 1938 at Akron, Summit Co., Ohio.1 
Residence*Jul 1945 Emmet resided at Atlanta, Fulton Co., Georgia, in Jul 1945.3 
World War II*1945 He enlisted in Fort McPherson, Fulton Co., Georgia, and served in World War II in 1945
(US Army.)3 
Death of Father27 Dec 1967 His father Emmet Koran Culpepper died on 27 Dec 1967 at Atlanta, DeKalb Co., Georgia.4,1,5,6 
Death of Mother19 Nov 1968 His mother Leona Elizabeth Miller died on 19 Nov 1968 at Atlanta, DeKalb Co., Georgia.7 
Death*10 Dec 1980 He died at Decatur, DeKalb Co., Georgia, on 10 Dec 1980 at age 62.8,1,9 
Burial*12 Dec 1980 His body was interred on 12 Dec 1980 at Allen-Lee Cemetery, Lone Oak, Meriwether Co., Georgia.10,9 
Biography* Mrs. Eleanor Culpepper Willingham wrote that Emmett K. Culpepper, Jr. had the Bible of James D. Culpepper.
      The following death notice appeared in The Atlanta Constitution on Friday, December 12, 1980: CULPEPPER Mr. Emmet K. (Pep) Culpepper, Jr. 1484 Brianwood Rd., Decatur died Wednesday. He is survived by his wife, Mrs. Alma Edwards Culpepper, Decatur, sons, Mr. Emmet K. Culpepper, III, Mr. James Lane Culpepper and wife, Mr. Marvin Culpepper and wife, all of Baton Rouge, Mr.Charles William Culpepper, Decatur; sister, Mrs. J. V. Jackson, Atlanta, Mrs. John Dorman, Grand Rapids, Mich; grandchildren, James Lane, Shannon Lee, Jonathan and Kristopher Culpepper, several nieces and nephews. Graveside services will be held Friday morning at 11 o'clock at Lone Oak Cemetery, Lone Oak, Ga. A. S. Turner & Sons. 

Family

Alma Mayne Edwards (14 Aug 1916 - 4 Jan 1991)
Marriage*23 May 1936 He married Alma Mayne Edwards at Arlington, Calhoun Co., Georgia, on 23 May 1936 at age 18. 
Child
ChartsJohn Culpepper of Randolph Co, AL: Descendant Chart
Last Edited27 Apr 2010

Citations

  1. U.S. Social Security Administration, compiler, Social Security Death Index (SSDI), Online database at Ancestry.com.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/rectype/vital/ssdi/main.htm
  2. 1930 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 20, page 40A, 856 Ponce de Leon Place Place, NE, Atlanta, Fulton Co., GA
    Rent=$50, Radio=N, Farm=N
    Emmett Culpepper, Head, M, 47, M, md @ 27, GA/GA/GA, Occupation illegible
    Leona Culpepper, Wife, F, 39, M, md @ 19, GA/GA/GA
    Thelma Culpepper, Dau, F, 16, S, GA/GA/GA
    Emmett Culpepper, Son, M, 12, S, GA/GA/GA
    Marilyn Culpepper, Dau, F, 10, S, GA/GA/GA.
  3. National Archives and Records Administration, compiler, U.S. World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2005.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=8939
    Emmet K Culpepper Jr., White, Married, born 1918 in Georgia, residing in Fulton Co., Georgia, enlisted as a Private in the US Army on 6 Jul 1945 in Fort McPherson, Georgia.
  4. Eleanor Herring Culpepper, History of Allen-Lee Memorial Methodist Church, LaGrange, GA: Family Tree, 1987.
    p. 49 has 27 Dec 1967.
  5. Georgia Health Department / Office of Vital Records, compiler, Georgia Deaths, 1919-1998, Online database at Ancestry.com, 1998.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/rectype/inddbs/5426a.htm
    Emmet K. Culpepper, d. 23 Dec 1967 at 88 years in DeKalb Co., GA; Res. in DeKalb Co., GA, 036245.
  6. Priscilla Turner, compiler, Meriwether Co., GA Cemeteries, Spartanburg, SC: , 1993, Repository: LDS Family History Library - Salt Lake City, Call No. US/CAN Book: 975.8455 V39.
    Allen-Lee Memorial United Methodist Church Cemetery, near Lone Oak, Meriwether Co., GA
    + Emmet K. Culpepper, 27 Nov 1879 – 25 Dec 1967.
  7. Georgia Health Department / Office of Vital Records, compiler, Georgia Deaths, 1919-1998, Online database at Ancestry.com, 1998.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/rectype/inddbs/5426a.htm
    Leona M. Culpepper, d. 19 Nov 1968 at 78 years in DeKalb Co., GA; Res. in DeKalb Co., GA.
  8. Georgia Health Department / Office of Vital Records, compiler, Georgia Deaths, 1919-1998, Online database at Ancestry.com, 1998.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/rectype/inddbs/5426a.htm
    Emmet K. Culpepper, d. 10 Dec 1980 at 62 years in DeKalb Co., GA; Res. in DeKalb Co., GA, 038348.
  9. Priscilla Turner, compiler, Meriwether Co., GA Cemeteries, Spartanburg, SC: , 1993, Repository: LDS Family History Library - Salt Lake City, Call No. US/CAN Book: 975.8455 V39.
    Allen-Lee Memorial United Methodist Church Cemetery, near Lone Oak, Meriwether Co., GA
    + Emmet K. Culpepper, 1918 – 10 Dec 1980.
  10. Eleanor Herring Culpepper, History of Allen-Lee Memorial Methodist Church, LaGrange, GA: Family Tree, 1987.
    p 55 and obituary The Atlanta Constitution 12 Dec 1980.